A night of expanded 16mm film projections & experimental music. Showcasing artists from Bristol Experimental & Expanded Film Collective & friends.
Viridian Ensemble feminist improv
Matt Davies is an artist and field recordist who also uses 16mm film, shortwave radio and a variety of home made microphones to explore natural found rhythms and textures. Matt Davies is a member of BEEF (Bristol Experimental Expanded Film), a regular contributor to Bermuda Triangle Test Transmission Broadcasts.
Marcy is an artist filmmaker with an affinity for performance and photochemical experimentation. She received a BFA in Film/Video from the California College of the Arts and an MFA in Studio Art from the University of Colorado at Boulder. A member of BEEF (Bristol Experimental and Expanded Film) and the Filmwerkplaats artist-run lab in Rotterdam, her moving image work has been presented at film festivals, galleries, and artist-run spaces internationally.
guest builds chance-based compositions, using mainly analogue machines. Fragile fragments of sound, movement and material are trapped and amplified, creating uneasy performances that waver between a dreamlike transfixion and awkward collapse.
Her debut project heart is a precarious system of loops, which often break or falter. Using 16mm film and a foetal heart monitor, she builds up a thick, bloody and trance-like display of her insides.
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